Russia

Infrastructure , Pipelines

Nord Stream 2 Clears Major Hurdle As Denmark OKs Gas Pipeline

US, others, concerned that the pipe will increase Europe’s reliance on Russian natural gas.

October 31, 2019

Crude Oil

Russia Says It Missed Oil-Deal Target Due To Rise In Gas Condensate Output

Russia produced more oil in September than envisaged by a global deal due to an increase in gas condensate output as the country prepared for winter, local news agencies reported on Oct. 20.

October 20, 2019

Crude Oil , Trade

‘Business As Usual’ After Saudi Attacks, IEA Says

Saudi Arabia took just 11 days to restore lost output, though average supply there tanked by 770,000 bbl/d to just over 9 million bbl/d in September—the lowest level since 2011.

October 11, 2019

Business

Exxon Mobil, BP Bosses Set For Rare Russia Showing With Putin

Exxon Mobil CEO Darren Woods and BP boss Robert Dudley are listed among the panelists of this week’s conference, which is also expected to be attended by officials from Iran, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela.

October 1, 2019

Crude Oil

India Looking To Raise Oil Imports From Russia After Saudi Attacks

India is looking at raising oil imports from Russia, its oil minister said on Sept. 17, at a time of surging oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabian facilities halved the kingdom's production.

September 18, 2019

Unconventional , Discoveries , Technology , Drilling

Exploring Riches Under The Arctic

While few parts of the Arctic are seeing an uptick in exploration activity, most countries are making slow progress.

September 9, 2019

People , Trade

Weakened Saudi Energy Minister Must Answer To Audience Of One

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih’s loss of status puts him under new pressure to meet crown prince’s goals.

September 6, 2019

Natural Gas , Crude Oil

Lukoil's Hydrocarbon Output Rises 2.8%

Oil production, excluding the project, totaled 42.6 million tonnes for the half year, up 1.3% year-on-year.

August 12, 2019

Crude Oil

Oil Falls On Lower Demand Outlook, US-China Trade Dispute

Oil prices fell on Aug. 12 amid worries about an economic slowdown and the U.S.-China trade war, which have led to a cut in the outlook for global oil demand

August 12, 2019

Natural Gas , Legislation , International , Pipelines

Senate Panel Backs Nord Stream 2 Sanctions Bill

Bipartisan measure that reflects concern over Russian influence passes by 20-2 vote.

August 1, 2019